World Cafe Looks Forward To 2011 : World Cafe World Cafe executive producer Bruce Warren joins host David Dye to discuss what's coming up in 2011.
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World Cafe Looks Forward To 2011

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World Cafe Looks Forward To 2011

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Bruce Warren is the blogger behind Some Velvet Blog, the program director at WXPN and the executive producer of World Café.

Host David Dye asks Warren if he can predict the musical trends of 2011. Warren believes the "chill wave movement" or "ambient pop thing" will be a big trend in the next year -- if the musicians making those atmospheric beats can learn to write great songs. He also believes that record sales will continue to decline but that music creativity will continue to be at an all-time high.

Warren also previews music from Greg Allman, Raphael Saadiq, Scars on 45 and Eliza Doolittle, while looking back at one of 2011's most promising artists, rapper Jay Electronica.